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Manchester United most successful team in England


José Mourinho is now walking tall amongst fellow managers in the English Premier League. His team, Manchester United, is the most successful team in England, after picking up two trophies during the 2016/17 season. Mourinho’s side has triumphed in the League Cup and the Europa League, during an otherwise disappointing campaign, taking Manchester United’s tally of major trophies to 41. ...

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Moyes resigns as Sunderland manager

David Moyes

David Moyes resigned in the afternoon of Monday, May 22, 2017 as Sunderland manager without compensation. Moyes, who was Everton, Manchester United and Real Sociedad manager, departed after a meeting with Sunderland’s owner, Ellis Short and the Chief Executive, Martin Bain in London. He leaves the relegated club without compensation after presiding over only six Premier League wins all season, ...

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EPL: Rejected Batshuayi gives Chelsea fifth title

Michy Batshuayi

Do you believe in the adage that the stone that the builder rejects makes the cornerstone of the house? This saying appeared to play itself out on Friday when Chelsea’s reject Michy Batshuayi scored the winning goal against West Bromwich Albion to give the London team the Premier League title. The title was won with eight minutes left as substitute ...

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Ibrahimovic makes history for Man Utd

Zlatan lbrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s sensational moment has created history for Manchester United as the most successful club in England. That moment was his brace in the 3-2 win over Southampton on Sunday’s EFL Cup final, to near Liverpool in EFL cup history. Ibrahimovic was Manchester United’s man of the match with the Midas touch, dragging them from a mire of mediocrity with ...

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Mancini, others favoured to replace Ranieri

Roberto Mancini

It is no longer news that Leicester City Football Club of England has parted ways with its manager, Claudio Ranieri. It happened on the night of Thursday, February 23 2017, some nine months after leading the team to the Premier League title. Appointed City manager in July 2015, Ranieri led the Foxes to the greatest triumph in the club’s 133-year history ...

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Zlatan not a ‘spent force’ afterall

Zlatan lbrahimovic

When former Sweden captain, Zlatan lbrahimovic, signed the contract papers to lace his boots for Manchester United for this season, critics tagged him a “spent force”. At age 35, little did they know that the Swede has a fresh challenge of playing in England, which has kept his motivation high to reach a secret target in the English Premier League ...

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Nigeria embassy staffers monitor Indomitable Lions

Gernot Rohr-Nigeria

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr, have been having sleepless nights immediately the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon became African Nations Cup champions. Nigeria, Cameroon, Zambia and Algeria are in the same World Cup African qualifying group. Although Nigeria is leading the group, the determinant factor appears to be the two-legged encounter between Nigeria and Cameroon ...

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Clubs jostle for players ahead summer window

Dele Alli

As the 2016/17 English Premier League season reaches the third-quarter stage, clubs have begun to engage themselves in a horse race, as they gun for players with an eye on next season’s campaign. Second place league table occupier, Manchester City, have beamed their searchlights on the sensational Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur, dangling a mouth-watering £89 million. The 20-year-old midfielder, ...

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